Brandon Grigsby is a National Service Program Associate for Housing Action Illinois. Brandon first joined Housing Action in 2017 as an AmeriCorps VISTA Leader. In this role, he is responsible for supporting the Housing Action Illinois AmeriCorps Network, particularly the Summer Associate program. Before serving as a VISTA Leader, Brandon served two terms as an AmeriCorps VISTA at Respond Now in his hometown of Chicago Heights, IL. Brandon has a bachelor’s degree in political science from Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, IL and a master’s degree in economics from Roosevelt University in Chicago.